Fashion illustrator

   An artist who illustrates a designer's designs. Some of the best known illustrators are Edouard Benito, François Berthoud, Rene Bouche, Jean Phillippe Delhommes, Erté, Rene Gruau, Mats Gustafson, Paul Iribe, Georges Lepape, Antonio (Lopez), Albert Elia Maning, Kichisaburo Ogawa, Robert Passantino, Barbara Pearlman, Gladys Perrint-Palmer, George Stavrinos, Ruben Toledo, Marcel Vertes, and Michael Vollbracht.
   See also Fashion illustration.

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  • Adobe Illustrator —    A standard illustration software package first developed by Adobe for Apple McIntosh in 1985. Designers and artists use this software to create vector based flat sketches and illustrations …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

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